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Swisscom, Discovery extend long-term partnership

Deal expands to deliver Eurosport content to Swiss customers
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Swisscom and Discovery Networks Deutschland have extended their long-term partnership, with the pair now additionally providing new premium content and a sports streaming service.

The entire Discovery portfolio - including newly-acquired premium live sport on Eurosport - will be accessible to Swisscom viewers. Subscribers will now have access to the Eurosport Player in Switzerland for a discounted price, offering coverage of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 and 40 exclusive Bundesliga matches a season.

Discovery’s factual entertainment channels will still be available as Italian language versions, with Eurosport 1 and Eurosport 2 additionally in German and French.

Alberto Horta, VP, strategy and commercial development, Discovery Networks Germany, said: "We’re pleased to build on our partnership agreement and now also offer all Swisscom and Teleclub customers a discounted rate to Eurosport Player, delivering premium locally relevant sports content to consumers at home, online and on the go.”